Science Bulletin Board
Introduction to Simple Machines
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The Rube Goldberg mini-unit is an imaginative and solid launching point for machines. It sparks creativity, and sets a mindset for inventing machines and solving problems as an engineer.
For the Teacher:
- Overview of mini-unit plan
- Bulletin Board idea and printables
- Recommended resources
- Answer Key where applicable
- Informative texts on Rube Goldberg, Every Day Tasks, and Machines
- Design a Rube Goldberg machine parts and planning pages
- Creative Writing "My Imaginary Machine" Diagram and Label
*Key Terms - task, machine, simple and compound machines
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